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Is there bittorrent software that runs in a terminal?

I tried btdownloadcurses and while it works fine for most of the torrents, it seems to trip over ones where UDP is employed to track the sources.

The messages I am getting are:

Problem connecting to tracker - ('url error', 'unknown url type', 'udp', 'udp://tracker.openbittorrent.com:80

So are there any other command line clients with UDP support?

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why is is closed? the alleged duplicate does not address my issue with UDP trackers specifically. –  Art Nov 18 '11 at 14:06
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marked as duplicate by Marco Ceppi Oct 17 '11 at 14:49

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aria2 Install aria2

rtorrent Install rtorrent

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rtorrent should support this protocol

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rtorrent

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Try rtorrent. Check out the tutorial here if you don't enjoy browsing through manpages.

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